Consolidated morning report, 91st PA, 18 December 1863

Consolidated morning report, 18 December 1863

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CONSOLIDATED MORNING REPORT of The Ninety First Regiment of Penna Vol. Infantry commanded by Colonel Edgar M. Gregory

NOTE.--Regimental and Battalion Staff Officers, when belonging to companies, will be reported in such companies as "on detached service," and be accounted for in "Field and Staff." They will, however, be dropped from aggregate of "Present and Absent" in Field and Staff, and be accounted for in the aggregate of their respective companies.


Date December 18th 1863.[blank]
Companies Field, Staff, and Band A B C D E F G H I K Unas-
signed
Total
Present
For duty Field Officers 1 1
Assistant Surgeon 1 1
Regimental Staff Officers 1
[total = 0]
Battalion Staff Officers 1 1
[In some reports, including 23 Oct 63, 'Battalion Staff' is crossed out, and something is written over it, perhaps 'Surgeon']
Captains 1 1 1 1 4
First Lieutenants 1 1 1 3
Second Lieutenants 1 1 1 1 4
Regt'l Non-comm'd Staff 2 2
Batt'n Non-Comm'd Staff
Hospital Stewards 1 1
First Sergeants 1 1 1 1 1 5
Company Q.M. Sergeants
Sergeants 3 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 1 2 19
Corporals 6 3 2 5 3 1 3 1 3 27
Saddlers
[some morning reports--including 3 September's--have 'Bugler' written in.]
Wagoners
Field Music 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 2 13
Artificers & Blacksmiths 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 16
[In some morning reports, 'Artificers & Blacksmiths' is crossed out and 'Pioneers' written in]
Privates 2512291721 1113118 6 153
Recruits 4 4
Special dutyCommissioned Officers 1 1 2
[David Baker (E) (acting adjutant), William Carpenter (K) (commanding co.D)]
Extra and daily dutyNon-commissioned Officers 1 1
Privates 3 1 1 1 1 2 9
SickCommissioned Officers 1 [1]
Non-commissioned Officers 1 1 2
Field Music
Artificers, Blacksmiths, Saddlers &c.
[some morning reports, including 10 March 1863's, have "In Hospital"]
Privates 1 2 1 4 2 1 4 1 16
[some morning reports, including 10 March 1863's, add "in quarters".]
In arrest or confinementCommissioned Officers
Non-commissioned Officers 1 1
[John Wood (H)]
Field Music
Artificers, Blacksmiths, Saddlers and Wagoners
Privates 1 2 2 5
Horses Serviceable
Unserviceable
[some morning reports have 'Unserviceable' crossed out and 'Mules' written in]
Total commissioned 4 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 2 17
[the total is written over another number]
Total enlisted 3 4317413038 2719261515 274
Absent Field, Staff, and Band A B C D E F G H I K Unas-
signed
Total
On detached serviceCommissioned Officers 2 1 1 1 5
Enlisted Men 4 4 7 5 8 2 2 4 3 4 43
[The totals and previous reports suggest co.B=2, which makes the total 41. (The alternative is that 2 fewer men were present in co.B)]
With leaveCommissioned Officers 2 2
[Howard Shipley and James Closson]
Enlisted Men 1 1
Without leaveCommissioned Officers
Enlisted Men 1 1
SickCommissioned Officers 1 1
[probably Benjamin Tayman]
Enlisted Men 6 6 123 17 119 7 4 10 85
[in some reports, entries are written in the gutter, with 'In hospital' written in as the heading.]
In hands of civil authorityCommissioned Officers
Enlisted Men
In arrest or confinementCommissioned Officers
Enlisted Men 1 1 2
HorsesServiceable
Unserviceable
Total commissioned 3 1 1 2 1 7
[the F&S entry seems to be a '2' and a '3', one written over the other. F&S is actually 3, which makes the total 8]
Total enlisted 108 198 26 1311118 16 130
Present & absent Field, Staff, and Band A B C D E F G H I K Unas-
signed
Total
Commmissioned officers 7 2 2 1 2 2 2 3 1 1 3 26
[co.D=1, total=25]
Total enlisted 3 5325603864 4030372331 404
Aggregate 105527613966 4233382434 429
[total is written over another number]
Aggregate last report 1055276139 66 4233382434 429
[co.D=40. total = 430. total is written over another number]
Total of horses
Alterations since last report
G
a
i
n
Commis'd officersBy Promotion or Appoint
By Transfer
Enlisted menRecruits from Depots
Enlisted in the Regiment
Re-enlisted
By Transfer
From Missing In Action
From Desertion
L
o
s
s
Commis'd officersResigned or Disbanded
Dismissed
Transferred
Missing In Action
Died in action or of wounds received there
Died of Disease &c.
Enlisted menDischarged Expiration of service
Discharged For Disability
Discharged By Sentence G.C.M.
Discharged By Order
Discharged By Civil Authority
Transferred
Died In action or of wounds received there
Died Of Disease, &c.
Missing In Action
Deserted
MemorandaWounded In Action
No. of Recruits required 4575386032 5868617367 [577]
No. of Horses required 4313372330 201520129 [222]
[In some reports, "Guns" is written over "Horses required"]

Remarks (Alterations since last Report to be accounted for by name.)
[co.C] Pri [John] Conely returned to duty from furlough [The previous reports do not have anyone in company C on leave.]
[co.K] 1st Lieut [William] Carpenter det. on Spec. [?] Duty with Co. D. [see special order 114, HQ 91st PA, 15 December 1863]

D. B. Baker
1st Lt + Act Adjutant.

Jos H Sinex
Lt Col Commanding the Regiment

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